Last Names WARD

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • WARD is ranked as the 49th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 394,044.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 123.58 people named WARD for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 99% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named WARD is 300,101, the rank is 71 and the proportion per 100k Americans named WARD is 94.20.

Last Names WARD
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 394,044 +/-0.6%
  • National Rank 49
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 123.6

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 300,101
  • National Rank 71
  • Proportion/100k 94.20

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name WARD is 77.8% White, 1.6% Hispanic origin, 17.8% Black, 0.4% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.6% Two or More Races, and 0.8% American Indian or Alaskan Native. These figures should be considered only as a rough estimate. The purpose of this graph is to compare the name's specific race and Hispanic origin distribution to the distribution in the general population of the US.

The vertical blue bars represent the race distribution of people that have the name. The yellow horizontal lines represent the race distribution of the general population. The amount by which the blue bars extend past the yellow horizontal lines determines how likely a person with the name will be part of a given race or Hispanic origin group.

On this basis, the people with the name WARD have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name WARD is included in the following name catgories:
  • Not Categorized

Race & Hispanic origin distribution
of the people with the name WARD

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 77.8% 63.9% 13.9%
Hispanic origin 1.6% 16.3% -14.7%
Black 17.8% 12.3% 5.5%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.9% -4.5%
Two or more races 1.6% 1.8% -0.2%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.8% 0.7% 0.1%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named WARD is California where 34,714 people have this name.
  • North Carolina is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named WARD, as 236.85 in every 100,000 North Carolinians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • North Carolina is the state with the biggest positive difference between the actual state population and the projected state population based on the national average. (where the blue bar extends past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 1 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is North Dakota (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names WARD State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 12,798 99.36 100.0% Indiana 7,737 117.28 99.9% Iowa 3,027 97.41 99.9% Kansas 3,748 129.07 99.9% Michigan 12,440 125.53 100.0% Minnesota 4,747 86.98 100.0% Missouri 6,515 217.59 99.9% Nebraska 1,721 91.49 99.9% North Dakota 265 35.89 98.5% Ohio 16,597 143.15 100.0% South Dakota 716 83.95 99.7% Wisconsin 4,976 86.42 100.0%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name WARD

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 12,798 99.36 100.0%
Indiana 7,737 117.28 99.9%
Iowa 3,027 97.41 99.9%
Kansas 3,748 129.07 99.9%
Michigan 12,440 125.53 100.0%
Minnesota 4,747 86.98 100.0%
Missouri 6,515 217.59 99.9%
Nebraska 1,721 91.49 99.9%
North Dakota 265 35.89 98.5%
Ohio 16,597 143.15 100.0%
South Dakota 716 83.95 99.7%
Wisconsin 4,976 86.42 100.0%
West State Statistics Last-Names WARD State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 1,131 153.5 99.8% Arizona 6,701 99.55 99.9% California 34,714 89.46 100.0% Colorado 5,612 104.78 99.9% Hawaii 722 50.89 99.6% Idaho 3,311 202.54 99.9% Montana 1,490 145.61 99.9% Nevada 2,871 101.11 99.9% New Mexico 2,246 107.68 99.8% Oregon 5,429 136.73 100.0% Utah 4,058 137.89 99.9% Washington 9,424 133.46 100.0% Wyoming 681 116.53 99.7%

West States
State stats for the first name WARD

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 1,131 153.5 99.8%
Arizona 6,701 99.55 99.9%
California 34,714 89.46 100.0%
Colorado 5,612 104.78 99.9%
Hawaii 722 50.89 99.6%
Idaho 3,311 202.54 99.9%
Montana 1,490 145.61 99.9%
Nevada 2,871 101.11 99.9%
New Mexico 2,246 107.68 99.8%
Oregon 5,429 136.73 100.0%
Utah 4,058 137.89 99.9%
Washington 9,424 133.46 100.0%
Wyoming 681 116.53 99.7%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names WARD State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 2,789 77.54 99.9% Maine 1,874 140.91 99.8% Massachusetts 5,461 80.96 99.9% New Hampshire 981 73.94 99.7% New Jersey 6,223 69.63 99.9% New York 17,663 89.45 100.0% Pennsylvania 10,986 85.91 100.0% Rhode Island 702 66.51 99.6% Vermont 847 135.14 99.9%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name WARD

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 2,789 77.54 99.9%
Maine 1,874 140.91 99.8%
Massachusetts 5,461 80.96 99.9%
New Hampshire 981 73.94 99.7%
New Jersey 6,223 69.63 99.9%
New York 17,663 89.45 100.0%
Pennsylvania 10,986 85.91 100.0%
Rhode Island 702 66.51 99.6%
Vermont 847 135.14 99.9%
South State Statistics Last-Names WARD State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 9,478 195.44 99.9% Arkansas 6,964 234.75 99.9% Delaware 1,266 135.33 99.9% Dist. of Columbia 983 149.22 99.7% Florida 26,037 130.88 100.0% Georgia 15,319 151.71 100.0% Kentucky 6,488 147.01 99.9% Louisiana 4,609 99.12 99.8% Maryland 8,256 138.14 100.0% Mississippi 6,515 217.59 99.9% North Carolina 23,553 236.85 100.0% Oklahoma 7,958 205.21 99.9% South Carolina 7,939 164.28 99.9% Tennessee 13,516 206.38 100.0% Texas 34,035 126.26 100.0% Virginia 12,046 144.67 100.0% West Virginia 2,983 161.19 99.8%

South States
State stats for the first name WARD

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 9,478 195.44 99.9%
Arkansas 6,964 234.75 99.9%
Delaware 1,266 135.33 99.9%
Dist. of Columbia 983 149.22 99.7%
Florida 26,037 130.88 100.0%
Georgia 15,319 151.71 100.0%
Kentucky 6,488 147.01 99.9%
Louisiana 4,609 99.12 99.8%
Maryland 8,256 138.14 100.0%
Mississippi 6,515 217.59 99.9%
North Carolina 23,553 236.85 100.0%
Oklahoma 7,958 205.21 99.9%
South Carolina 7,939 164.28 99.9%
Tennessee 13,516 206.38 100.0%
Texas 34,035 126.26 100.0%
Virginia 12,046 144.67 100.0%
West Virginia 2,983 161.19 99.8%
 

Full Names with WARD as a Last Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have WARD as a last name. The length of the bars represents an estimate of the the number of people with the name expressed as a percentage of all the people named WARD.

The most popular full name is James WARD. 2.00% of all the people named WARD have this given name.

There are 7018 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name WARD

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 James WARD 2.00%
2 John WARD 1.73%
3 David WARD 1.46%
4 Robert WARD 1.46%
5 Michael WARD 1.37%
6 Mary WARD 1.26%
7 William WARD 1.16%
8 Charles WARD 0.96%
9 Richard WARD 0.87%
10 Barbara WARD 0.83%
11 Thomas WARD 0.76%
12 Linda WARD 0.74%
13 Patricia WARD 0.67%
14 Donald WARD 0.63%
15 Jennifer WARD 0.53%
16 Brian WARD 0.52%
17 Christopher WARD 0.50%
18 Susan WARD 0.50%
19 Mark WARD 0.49%
20 Daniel WARD 0.49%